CIArb News

16 Jan 2019

Singapore Branch Appoints New Patron

Justice Quentin Loh was appointed Judicial Commissioner in 2009 and a High Court Judge in 2010. He is currently the Judge in charge of the Singapore International Commercial Court.

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16 Jan 2019

One-sided jurisdiction clauses in Europe: What should it take to assess thier validity

Contractual arrangements in international commerce are subject to the principle of party autonomy. The general possibility of the parties to agree on the competent court for potential disputes arising out of or in connection with the relevant agreement can be regarded as integral aspect of this principle.

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16 Jan 2019

Resolving Business and Human Rights Disputes by Arbitration

Businesses in the 21st century operate in an increasingly complex environment: they manage extensive supply chains in multiple jurisdictions, oversee relationships with a variety of stakeholders, including local communities and the local labour force

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16 Jan 2019

What is meant by neutrality in Mediation

A prominent issue in mediation concerns the mediator neutrality, particularly in the context of the self-determination of the disputing parties (Fehrenbach & Hubbard, 2014: 227).

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19 Dec 2018

Slater Heelis: Adjudication Cases Part 5 of 2018

Following work initiated within the Journal of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; Slater Heelis LLP, on 24th September 2018, have published ‘Adjudication Cases Part 5’. Following work initiated within the Journal of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; Slater Heelis LLP, on 24th September 2018, have published ‘Adjudication Cases Part 5’. 

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19 Dec 2018

The New Argentinian Law on International Commercial Arbitration

On 26 July 2018, Argentina published in its Boletín Oficial (Official Gazette), law 27.449 on international commercial arbitration (Argentinian Law).

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